Each purchase benefits artisans from subsistence communities in rural Peru. This product has been carefully hand-knitted by women from rural areas of the Peruvian high plains. Knitting is a proud tradition and a way of life that has been handed down from generation to generation. ?These craftswomen work from their homes generating extra income for themselves, and for their families while contributing to sustainable human development. ?Each toy is made from 100% organic cotton yarn that has been colored using all-natural dyes.